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New Book From Tim Morawetz – ICADS Key Contact in Toronto

ICADS Key Contact Tim Morawetz recently published his second book, Art Deco Architecture Across Canada: Stories of the country’s buildings between the two World Wars, that profiles 150 Jazz Age, Streamlined Moderne and Stripped Classical buildings from coast to coast. The featured structures – designed by many of the country’s leading architects – range from …

Art Deco and Modernist Society of Western Australia

ADMSWA (Australia’s founding Art Deco Society) will soon celebrate 30th years of operations at a Cocktail Party to be celebrated at one of the Swan Riverside modernist mansions, Blue Waters, at Perth’s suburban Como.  At the same time the society is also organizing the 130th Art Deco Discovery Walk at South Perth, where some of that …

Paris Art Deco Society

Mai 2017 : Mercredi 3 : Projection du film « Dédé » à l’Opéra Comique (Brochure) Congrès mondial des Art Deco Societies à Cleveland Samedi 27 et dimanche 28 : Deux jours à Boulogne – Entre Art Déco et Modernisme Samedi 27, 10h30 : Cité administrative (Brochure) – Inscription par Paypal ou CB Samedi 27, 14h45 : Musée des Années …

Art Deco & Modernism Society of Australia

Cleveland Congress Presentation June 15 Caulfield East, Australia Members returning from the World Congress on Art Deco in Cleveland, OH will give presentations of the Congress itself and pre and post Congress events in Cincinnati, Detroit and Pittsburgh. More details to follow. Note: 15 June is a tentative date depending on when interested presenters will …

Art Deco & Modernism Society of Australia

ALOHA – Hawaii in the 20th Century April 27 The Racecourse Hotel Caulfield East, Australia Hear and see a colorful show about Hawaii in the Art Deco era, presented by ADMSA President Robin Grow, followed by noted architectural historian, author and raconteur Simon Reeves who will present on Hawaii’s wonderful mid-century modernist legacy. Sure to …

Historic Shanghai

Saturday April 22, 2pm/BOOK LAUNCH: The Art Deco Department Stores of Shanghai with Peter Hack RMB 100 members, RMB 150 nonmembers. / Venue: The Tavern, Radisson Blu Plaza Xingguo Hotel Shanghai, 78 Xingguo Lu/Hunan Lu 兴国路78号近湖南路/ RSVP: info@historic-shanghai.com Sunday April 30, 1pm/WALK: Workers of the World Unite! The Revolutionary Shanghai Walk RMB 200 members, RMB 250 nonmembers. / RSVP for meeting point: info@historic-shanghai.com

Art Deco Society of California (San Francisco)

Art Deco Preservation Ball Saturday, April 29, 2017 7:00pm 11:30pm Oakland Scottish Rite Center Join us for the 33rd annual Art Deco Preservation Ball! The theme is “Death on the Nile”, a tribute to Agatha Christie and the Egyptian Revival style of the Art Deco era. Tickets and more information at www.artdecopreservationball.com. Lecture: Art Deco Metropolis: …

Other Upcoming Events

Detroit Area Art Deco Society Check http://daads.org/daadsevents/ for news of upcoming events.   Miami Design Preservation League Check http://www.mdpl.org/events/special-events/ for news of upcoming events   Sacramento Art Deco Society Check https://www.facebook.com/SacramentoArtDecoSociety and http://sacartdeco.org for news of upcoming events   Art Deco Society of Buenos Aires See http://www.artdecoargentina.com.ar for news of their events and photography competition.